Defense and Security

HENSOLDT is a pioneer of technology and innovation in the field of defense and security electronics. The company, based in Taufkirchen near Munich, is a German champion with strategic leadership positions in the field of sensor solutions for defense and non-defense applications. On the basis of innovative approaches for data management, robotics and cyber security, HENSOLDT develops new products to combat a wide variety of threats. With around 5,500 employees, HENSOLDT achieved a turnover of 1.14 billion euros in 2019. As a technology leader, HENSOLDT also pursues innovative approaches in the field of cyber security. For this fast-growing area, the company develops hardened basic IT systems that are resistant to hacker attacks or system-inherent hardware weaknesses. HENSOLDT is active in the following areas, among others: protection of borders and critical infrastructures, air defense, mission management, self-protection of aircraft, vehicle and convoy protection, signal reconnaissance and

Data links as well as night vision devices, laser rangefinders and optronic aiming devices. In addition, the HENSOLDT product range also includes mission avionics, such as avionic computers, mission planning and autopilot systems. At the HENSOLDT site in Ulm, around 2,200 employees are involved in the development and manufacture of complex safety electronics, including Radars, electronic protection systems and high-frequency electronic components. The majority of the employees are engineers and technicians, especially in the fields of telecommunications, IT and electrical engineering. Around 180 young people are in training. The globally active company opens up entry and promotion opportunities for schoolchildren, university graduates and experienced professionals. In addition, HENSOLDT offers its employees a whole range of measures to promote health and to combine family and work, including with special services for childcare and the care of relatives.

Field of business or sector: Sensor solutions for defense and non-defense applications such as Development and production of a.o. electronic protection systems for aircraft and vehicles, radar and cyper security to counter a variety of threats.
Locations: Taufkirchen (headquarters), Ulm, Friedrichshafen, Oberkochen, Kiel, Pretoria/ Südafrika and numerous sites in Europe, Asia, Latin America and the U.S.
Employees: ca. 5,500 worldwide, there of 2,200 in Ulm
Wörthstraße 85
E-Mail: info@hensoldt.net
Tel.: +49 (0)731 392-0